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News from the members areaThe bulletin board currently contains 1218 entries. The last topics were

   14.02.2018 Mercedes-Schreibmaschine (Tschechisch) (new)
   13.02.2018 Merce3des Mod. 3 - Farbbandgabel - (new)
   12.02.2018 Pflege & Wartung von Rechenmaschinen (updated)

The calculator encyclopedia currently contains 1812 entries. The latest are

   24.01.2018 Triumphator H (Variante 1), Triumphator-Werke
   24.01.2018 Triumphator H (Variante 2), Triumphator, L-Mölkau (D)
   01.12.2017 Rokli Mod. 27R, Robert Kling Wetzlar G.m.b.H.

The typewriter encyclopedia currently contains 156 entries. The latest are

   15.02.2018 REMINGTON Modell 7, Wyckhoff, Seamans & Benedict
   30.01.2018 REMINGTON Modell 6, Wyckhoff, Seamans & Benedict
   25.01.2018 REMINGTON Modell 5, Wyckhoff, Seamans & Benedict

01.02.2018
New: HBw-Aktuell 02/2018 (member area)

In this issue (among others):

  • The historic office technology page: the beginnings of pencil sharpeners
  • Solution to the first contest of 2018
and, as usual: advertisements, market reflections, this & that ...

Peter Muckermann

03.01.2018
New: HBw-Aktuell 01/2018 (member area)

In this issue (among others):

  • The historic office technology page: the beginnings of serial production of calculating machines
  • Collectors' meeting in Garbsen
  • Medieval inkwell in the Amsterdam Rijksmuseum
  • IHFB general assembly in Essen
  • Information on the IFHB election
and, as usual: advertisements, market reflections, this & that ...

Peter Muckermann

05.12.2017
New: HBw-Aktuell 12/2017 (member area)

In this issue (among others):
  • The historic office technology page: the history of the photocopier
  • Report of the board of directors
  • Office antiques auction in Cologne
  • Regional meeting at Makroscope in Mühlheim
  • Partschins celebrates its museum and its builder
and, as usual: advertisements, market reflections, this & that ...

Peter Muckermann

01.12.2017
Historische Bürowelt No. 110 / December 2017

This issue contains

  • ADDIMULT - the beginnings in Liechtenstein 1945
  • The Olympia Traveller - a typewriter in a new design
  • The Walther 600 and their descendants
  • Daimler typewriter with Mercedes star (the third)
  • Odhner's Lusid - pinwheel calculator for the old British currency
  • (English version in the members area)
  • Friden 6010 electronic computer system from 1963
  • Book review: Swiss Calculating Machines
  • Finds in the Brunswick State Museum
  • New Looks Into Old Offices: Howard University College of Dentistry 1963

Martin Reese

02.11.2017
New: HBw-Aktuell 11/2017 (member area)

In this issue (among others):

  • The historic office technology page: the Brunsviga model G
  • Report from the international meeting in Gmünd, Austria
  • North German regional meeting in Braak
  • Meeting in Schnaittach, theme: "Typewriters in Telegraphy"
  • Special exhibit: "The Spirit of Invention - Inventions Great and Small from the Stone Age to Now"
  • A detective investigates collectors' circles
and, as usual: advertisements, market reflections, this & that ...

Peter Muckermann

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